Form MLPA-9 "Certificate of Amendment" - Maine

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Filing Fee $50.00
(If amending ONLY Items Tenth and/or Eleventh, Filing fee $20.00)
DOMESTIC
LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
STATE OF MAINE
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
CERTIFICATE OF AMENDMENT
A True Copy When Attested By Signature
______________________________________
_____________________
(Name of Limited Partnership)
Deputy Secretary of State
Pursuant to
31 MRSA
§1322, the undersigned limited partnership executes and delivers for filing this certificate of amendment:
FIRST:
The date of filing of the limited partnership’s initial certificate is ___________________________________________.
(date)
SECOND:
The name of the limited partnership has been changed to (if no change, so indicate)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(The name must contain one of the following: "Limited Partnership", "L.P." or "LP"; see
31 MRSA
§1308.1.A.2)
THIRD:
Check only one box, if applicable
The limited partnership is a limited liability limited partnership.
(If checked, the name in Item Second must contain one of the following: "Limited Liability Limited
Partnership", "L.L.L.P." or "LLLP" and cannot contain the abbreviation of “L.P” or “LP”; see
31 MRSA
§1308.1.A.3)
The limited partnership is not a limited liability limited partnership.
(If checked, the name in Item Second must contain one of the following: "Limited Partnership", "L.P." or
"LP"; see
31 MRSA §1308.1.A.2)
FOURTH:
Check only if applicable
This is a professional limited liability limited partnership** formed pursuant to
31 MRSA §1354.4
to
provide the following professional services:
(see
13 MRSA §723.7
for information on what constitutes
professional services)
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
Form No. MLPA-9 (1 of 4)
Filing Fee $50.00
(If amending ONLY Items Tenth and/or Eleventh, Filing fee $20.00)
DOMESTIC
LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
STATE OF MAINE
_____________________
Deputy Secretary of State
CERTIFICATE OF AMENDMENT
A True Copy When Attested By Signature
______________________________________
_____________________
(Name of Limited Partnership)
Deputy Secretary of State
Pursuant to
31 MRSA
§1322, the undersigned limited partnership executes and delivers for filing this certificate of amendment:
FIRST:
The date of filing of the limited partnership’s initial certificate is ___________________________________________.
(date)
SECOND:
The name of the limited partnership has been changed to (if no change, so indicate)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(The name must contain one of the following: "Limited Partnership", "L.P." or "LP"; see
31 MRSA
§1308.1.A.2)
THIRD:
Check only one box, if applicable
The limited partnership is a limited liability limited partnership.
(If checked, the name in Item Second must contain one of the following: "Limited Liability Limited
Partnership", "L.L.L.P." or "LLLP" and cannot contain the abbreviation of “L.P” or “LP”; see
31 MRSA
§1308.1.A.3)
The limited partnership is not a limited liability limited partnership.
(If checked, the name in Item Second must contain one of the following: "Limited Partnership", "L.P." or
"LP"; see
31 MRSA §1308.1.A.2)
FOURTH:
Check only if applicable
This is a professional limited liability limited partnership** formed pursuant to
31 MRSA §1354.4
to
provide the following professional services:
(see
13 MRSA §723.7
for information on what constitutes
professional services)
____________________________________________________________________________________________
____________________________________________________________________________________________
(type of professional services)
Form No. MLPA-9 (1 of 4)
FIFTH:
The name, street and mailing address of each new general partner is (if no change, so indicate):
Name
Address
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
Names and addresses of additional new general partners are attached as Exhibit ___, and made a part hereof.
SIXTH:
The name, street and mailing address of each dissociated person as a general partner is: (if no change, so indicate):
Name
Address
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
Names of additional dissociated person as a general partners are attached as Exhibit ___, and made a
part hereof.
SEVENTH:
The name, street and mailing address of the person as a general partner admitted under
31 MRSA §1391.3.B
following
the dissociation of the limited partnership’s last general partner:
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(name)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location - street (not P.O. Box), city, state and zip code)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
EIGHTH:
The name, street and mailing address of the person appointed to wind up the limited partnership’s activities under
31
MRSA §1393.3 or
4:
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(name)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(physical location - street (not P.O. Box), city, state and zip code)
_______________________________________________________________________________________________
(mailing address if different from above)
NINTH:
(Check only if applicable)
The limited partnership is dissolved. (See
31 MRSA
§1393.2.A)
Form No. MLPA-9 (2 of 4)
TENTH:
If the street or mailing address of any current general partner has changed, the new address is (if no change, so
indicate):
Name of current general partner
New Address
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
Names and new addresses of current general partners are attached as Exhibit ____, and made a part hereof.
ELEVENTH:
If the name of any current general partner has changed, the new name is (if no change, so indicate):
Name of current general partner
New name of current general partner
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
____________________________________
___________________________________________________
Change of name of any current general partners are attached as Exhibit ____, and made a part hereof.
TWELFTH:
Other amendments to the certificate for any other proper purpose as determined by the limited partnership are set forth
in Exhibit ____ attached and made a part hereof.
DATED __________________________
Authorized Signatories*
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
)
(signature)
(type or print name
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(signature)
(type or print name)
___________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(signature)
(type or print name)
Form No. MLPA-9 (3 of 4)
For Authorization Signatories* which are Entities
Name of Entity ________________________________________________________________________________________________
By ________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(authorized signature)
(type or print name and capacity)
Name of Entity ________________________________________________________________________________________________
By ________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(authorized signature)
(type or print name and capacity)
Name of Entity ________________________________________________________________________________________________
By ________________________________________________
___________________________________________________
(authorized signature)
(type or print name and capacity)
*Certificate MUST be signed by:
For Item Second by at least one general partner listed in the certificate.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.E.1)
For Item Third by ALL general partners listed in the certificate.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.B)
For Item Fourth by at least one general partner listed in the certificate.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.E.1)
For Item Fifth by at least one general partner listed in the certificate and by each person designated as a new general partner.
(31 MRSA §1324.1.E.1 and
2)
For Item Sixth by at least one general partner listed in the certificate and by each person dissociated as a general partner.
(31 MRSA §1324.1.E.1 and
3)
For Item Seventh by the person designated as a general partner following the dissociation of the limited partnership’s last general
partner.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.C)
For Item Eighth by the person appointed to wind up the activities of the limited partnership.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.D)
For Item Ninth by ALL general partners listed in the certificate.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.G)
For Item Tenth by the general partner(s) affected by the change.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.N)
For Item Eleventh by the general partner(s) affected by the change.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.N)
For Item Twelfth by at least one general partner listed in the certificate.
(31 MRSA
§1324.1.J)
**In addition to the requirements of Item Third to designate the limited partnership as a limited liability limited partnership, the name
must contain one of the following: “professional,” “chartered,” “professional association” or “service” or the abbreviation “P.A.,”
“PLLP,” P.L.L.L.P.,” or “S.L.L.L.P”. Examples of professional services are accountants, attorneys, chiropractors, dentists, registered
nurses and veterinarians. (This is not an inclusive list – see
13 MRSA
§723.7.)
The execution of this certificate constitutes an oath or affirmation under the penalties of false swearing under
17-A MRSA
§453.
Please remit your payment made payable to the Maine Secretary of State.
Submit completed form to:
Secretary of State
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station
Augusta, Me 04333-0101
Telephone Inquiries: (207) 624-7752
Email Inquiries:
CEC.Corporations@Maine.gov
Form No. MLPA-9 (4 of 4) Rev. 7/1/2007
Filer Contact Cover Letter
To:
Department of the Secretary of State
Tel. (207) 624-7752
Division of Corporations, UCC and Commissions
101 State House Station
Augusta, ME 04333-0101
Name of Entity (s):
_______________________________________________________________________
_______________________________________________________________________
List type of filing(s) enclosed
(i.e. Articles of Incorporation, Articles of Merger, Articles of Amendment, Certificate
of Correction, etc.) Attach additional pages as needed.
________________________________________________________________________
________________________________________________________________________
Special handling request(s):
(check all that apply)
Hold for pick up
Expedited filing - 24 hour service ($50 additional filing fee per entity, per service)
Expedited filing - Immediate service ($100 additional filing fee per entity, per service)
Total filing fee(s) enclosed: $ ________________
Contact Information – questions regarding the above filing(s), please call or email:
(failure to provide a
contact name and telephone number or email address will result in the return of the erroneous filing (s) by the Secretary of State’s office)
___________________________________
___________________________________
(Name of contact person)
(Daytime telephone number)
____________________________________________________
(Email address)
The enclosed filing(s) and fee(s) are submitted for filing. Please return the attested copy to the following
address:
______________________________________________________________________________
(Name of attested recipient)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(Firm or Company)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(Mailing Address)
_____________________________________________________________________________________________
(City, State & Zip)
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